Year 8 Options Information



Year 8 into 9 Options Information

At the end of Year 8, students have the opportunity to choose some of the courses they wish to continue into year 9. All students will follow a core curriculum consisting of Maths, English, Science, History, Geography, PE, RS, and a modern foreign language: French, Spanish or SEND workshop where students do not currently study a language. 

Students will also study two subjects from within the ‘Creative’ option. The subjects involved within this option are Art, Drama, Music, Food, Design Technology, Sport & Fitness, and IT & Computing. 

In making the option choices, please look carefully at the subject guidance videos provided by each ‘Creative’ course as well as guidance to complete the online options form. A link to the options form will be sent to you via Parentmail.

Subject Videos and Guidance

The following subject video links features information from each of the ‘Creative’ options. In order to select the specific subject, click on the playlist icon in the top right hand corner of the video screen and select the subject you wish to view.















Year 8 into 9 Options Guidance 2021

Year 8 Options FAQs


Updated May 2021


Newport Pagnell Campus

Tel: 01908 210203
Fax: 01908 216574
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Olney Campus
Tel: 01234 717480
Fax: 0123 4 717509
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